Crockpot Apple Butter

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 16 hours
Total Time 16 hours 10 minutes
Author Melissa@StockpilingMoms


  • 6 pounds medium apples any variety will work
  • 2 Tablespoons vanilla extract
  • 2 cups brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 5 teaspoons cinnamon


  1. Peel, core, and slice apples in fourths.
  2. Put them in the crockpot with the vanilla, sugar and spices.
  3. Cook on low for 8-10 hours.
  4. Once apples are very tender, mash with a fork or potato masher.
  5. Continue to cook on low for another 5-6 hours, stirring occasionally.

Recipe Notes

I used a mixture of granny smith and gala apples.